The Luck of Han'anga - War of the Second Iteration, Book One
by Thomas Watson
For Robert MacGregor and the crew of the probeship William Bartram, it’s a dream come true. Theirs is the mission that will make the long awaited First Contact with an intelligent nonhuman species, humanoid beings called the Leyra’an. But the dream becomes something different when the Leyra’an prove to be more than just humanoid, and the secret behind what they are will change everything.